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Today in the Department of Defense - June 24-26, 2000

Secretary of Defense William S. Cohen is in Washington this weekend. On Sunday, June 25, he will host events marking the official start of the commemoration of the 50th anniversary of the Korean War. See the press advisory and the Korean War 50th anniversary page for details.

Deputy Secretary of Defense Rudy de Leon is in Washington. There are no public or media events on his schedule.

The Department's Legislative Affairs Office maintains a separate Congressional Schedule of Events.

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06/26/2000
Close NATO’s "Capability Gap" With Transatlantic Partnership
As printed in Aviation Week & Space Technology Deputy Secretary of Defense Rudy de Leon, As printed in Aviation Week & Space Technology


06/26/2000
KOREAN WAR REMAINS IDENTIFIED The remains of two American soldiers who were missing in action from the Korean War have been identified and are being returned to their families for burial in the United States.

They are identified as Army Sgt. Hallie A. Clark Jr., Hannibal, Mo., and Army Sgt. James T. Higgins, Benham,...



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